Cycling

Mountain bikers experience a piece of heaven at the Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience

Seen here: Kusaselihle Ngidi (Stellenbosch) in action during Stage 2 of the 2021 Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience.  Photo Credit:  Chris Hitchcock The 8th annual Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience closed off on a high note in Stellenbosch on Sunday 28  November 2021 with mountain bikers being treated to a piece of mountain biking heaven. Affectionately dubbed the “MTB Party of the year”, ...

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Hoffman wins fourth aQuellé Tour Durban title

Nolan Hoffman (Team ENZA) claims his fourth title on the line in a sprint finish with Travis Stedman at the aQuellé Tour Durban on Sunday 28 November. Anthony Grote/Gameplan Media Durban – Nolan Hoffman rode his way into the record books by winning his fourth aQuellé Tour Durban title, holding off a valiant challenge from rising star Durban rider Travis ...

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Local MTB racing team sets sights on Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience!

Seen here: Racing Team member Siya Thuthu in action during the 2021 Fedhealth MTB Challenge, another iconic Stellenbosch based event organised by Stillwater Sports. Photo Credit: Chris Hitchcock The Stellenbosch based Fairtree Cannondale Racing Team are looking to close off a very rewarding season at  Stellenbosch’s most iconic MTB celebration, the 8th annual Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience on Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 November 2021. ...

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Experience MTB heaven at the 2021 Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience!

Seen here:  Mountain bikers enjoying a previous year’s Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience routes.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg Mountain bikers can look forward to experiencing heaven on a mountain bike at the 8th annual Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience that will take place in the picturesque City of Oaks (Stellenbosch) on Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 November 2021. An individual 2-day MTB ...

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aQuellé Tour Durban MTB races get further refinement

The organisers have made further improvements to the two courses on the EMBA trails north of Cornubia Mall designed for the aQuellé Tour Durban MTB races powered by CycleLab on Saturday 29 November. Anthony Grote/Gameplan Media Durban – Mountain bikers in KwaZulu-Natal are looking forward to the long-awaited debut of the aQuellé Tour Durban MTB races powered by CycleLab on ...

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Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience will highlight MTO’s Jonkershoek Trails!

Seen here:  Mountain bikers enjoying a previous year’s Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg A proud event partner since 2016, MTO Trails – part of the MTO Group, are excited to showcase their exquisite trails at the 2021 Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience on Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 November 2021. A significant player in forestry, manufacturing, agriculture, energy, training ...

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Entrants invited to enjoy a Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience Training Ride in Stellies!

Seen here (from left to right):  Ariane Lüthi and Jo Dobinson in action during a previous year’s Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg The organizers of the Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience are inviting 2021 entrants to join them for a fun Training Ride at the picturesque Blaauwklippen Wine Estate (Stellenbosch) on Saturday 16 October 2021. “We’re excited to give ...

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Rising Durban star Rheeders hungry for aQuellé Tour Durban

Durban road racer Josh Rheeders is eager to make his mark at the aQuellé Tour Durban on Sunday 29 November. Supplied/Gameplan Media Durban – Rising Durban road cycling star Josh Rheeders is targeting his hometown classic when the aQuellé Tour Durban elite race is held on Sunday 28 November, eager to put the many months of pandemic lockdown frustration to ...

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‘THE HOF’ MAKES IT FOUR WINS AS THE WEATHER GODS CELEBRATE POSTPONED 2021 CAPE TOWN CYCLE TOUR

Thousands of cyclists from around South Africa celebrated the return of limited mass participation sporting events with the 43rd running of the Cape Town Cycle Tour on Sunday. As part of the events’ Covid-19 mitigation plans the race was reduced in size to a maximum of 18 000 entries and various Covid-19 protocols, including a ‘flow’ start and smaller start ...

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Rising star Van Eeden back to defend his Karkloof Classic title

VNQSH Pro Cycling team rider Brendan van Eeden in action at the SA XCO Championships in Pietermaritzburg. Can Eeden will be back to defend his Sappi Karkloof Classic Trail Festival MTB title on the 10th of October. Gavin Ryan/QuickPix/Gameplan Media Karkloof – After blasting onto the KZN MTB scene with his victory in 2020, rising star Brendan van Eeden has ...

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